How do you determine if #4t^5+3t^2+t# is a polynomial and if so, is it a monomial, binomial, or trinomial?
It is a polynomial: it is a trinomial.
A polynomial is an expression that has one or more terms that contain different powers of the same variable(s).
Since there is one variable and different powers, we know it is a polynomial.
A monomial has 1 term.
A binomial has 2 terms.
A trinomial has 3 terms.
The expression has
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